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Weddings at The Abbey on Fifth

Romance has rarely been more beautiful. For your wedding, capitalize on the beauty and timeless elegance of the historical Abbey on Fifth, Hornblower's stunning on-land venue. Start planning today with our Abbey Wedding Planner.


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San Diego Wedding Venues

The Abbey is housed in a beautiful, historic structure built in 1910. It is located in the heart of uptown San Diego, next door to the famous and photo-worthy Balboa Park.

Surround your wedding party with beauty and timeless elegance at The Abbey. The cathedral ceilings and colorful stained glass are only part of what makes weddings here so romantic that you'll have to check your feet for glass slippers. You can also expect a simple planning process, thanks to Hornblower's event professionals, and warm hospitality on the day of your event. Ceremonies at The Abbey are available in conjunction with receptions only.

Begin planning today with our Abbey Wedding Planner.

Or, click here to visit  The Abbey wedding website, your complete guide to wedding information and reception packages. Find out how to have your celebration at The Abbey on Fifth, a division of Hornblower Cruises & Events.


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I just wanted to thank you for all you did to make my daughter's wedding perfect!!! We couldn't believe how everything worked so smoothly!! Our guests thoroughly enjoyed the evening and my 84-year-old aunt didn't want to leave. (That was amazing, since she's usually the first to go when it comes to wedding receptions!!) I can't even put into words how appreciative we are and how much fun we had. The food was delicious and everyone involved was so kind, professional, and accommodating!! What a blessing!!!!

– Cindy J

We had a blast - it was absolutely amazing! Thank you so much for all of your help! It was exactly what we wanted and totally stress free! So many of our guests commented on how it was one of the best weddings they had ever been to - which is saying alot since we have a big family and were pretty much the last to get married!

– Greta E